CTA Freedom Scholarship
Established in 2012 by the CTA Freedom Elementary Site Council and supported by the CTA Freedom PTO. Applicants must have attended CTA Freedom Elementary for a minimum of one academic year and performed a minimum of 10 hours of community service at CTA Freedom Elementary. Scholarship criteria listed below in order of importance.
One award of $500.
- Community service - minimum of 20 hours, 10 of those hours must be performed at CTA freedom outside of normal school hours
- Applicants must submit a 100 word or less essay (Times New Roman, 12 pt. font) reflecting on the impact CTA Freedom had on you
- Participation in extra-curricular activities and /or work experience
- Minimum GPA of 3.0
- Two letters of recommendation, one must be from a teacher or community leader.